Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Genesis Joseph Joseph interprets the dreams of the butler and baker (Gen. 40:7-19)The dream of the butler (Gen. 40:9-11)
Life of Christ
Infancy Nativity Virgin lying in
Saints
Saints A - ZFrancis of Assisi (OFM) LifeVisionsVision of the Christ Child at Greccio after having read the Gospel at the Midnight Mass (Vita maior, X, 1)
Saints A - ZFrancis of Assisi (OFM) CyclesRome, Biblioteca Corsiniana, MS 55.K.2 (Avignon, first half 14th century, Life of St Francis combined with a Speculum humanae salvationis, incomplete set)
The Church
Liturgy Roman Rite MassGospel
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisManuscriptsRome, Biblioteca Corsiniana, MS 55.K.2 (Avignon, first half 14th century, Rossi 17)
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 8: Nativity of Christ8b: The dream of the Pharao's butler → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 8: Nativity of Christ8b: The dream of the Pharao's butler → Original composition: Butler lying down, feet in stocks, vine in the front centre
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 8: Nativity of Christ8a: Nativity of Christ → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 8: Nativity of Christ8a: Nativity of Christ → Variant: Virgin lying in, Child in separate cradle
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Numbers Num. 17:8-9: Aaron's rod blossomsType for the Nativity (BP, SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Genesis Gen. 40:9-15: Dream of Pharao's butlerType for the Nativity of Christ (SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Antitypes for episodes from the Infancy of Christ Nativity with Numbers 17:8-9: Aaron's rod (BP, SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Antitypes for episodes from the Infancy of Christ Nativity As model for St Francis reading the Christmas gospel and his vision of the Christ Child at Greccio
Antitypes for episodes from the Infancy of Christ Nativity with Gen. 40:9-15: Dream of Pharao's butler (SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Hagiographic Scenes with biblical modelsFrancis Reading of the Gospel of Christmas and Vision of the Christ Child at Grecciowith the Nativity of Christ
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Avignon
DATE
1st half 14th century
LOCATION
Rome, Biblioteca Corsiniana → 55.K.2 (Rossi 17), fol. 9v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Speculum humanae salvationis
Notes on photograph
DESCRIPTION
Evelyn Silber gift
Contact
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